Russia will further decrease its holdings of USA securities in response to new sanctions against Moscow but has no plans to shut down US companies in Russia, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on state TV on Sunday, RIA news agency reported.
After their last meeting in Helsinki in July, Trump saw a wave of criticism at home for failing to confront Putin publicly over Moscow's interference in the 2016 US election, and for seeming to contradict his own intelligence agencies on the threat from Russian Federation.
"We have lowered to the minimum level and will further decrease our investment in the U.S. economy, in the U.S. securities", Siluanov said, shedding light on the nature of an unexpected drop in Russia's holdings of U.S. Treasury bonds.
"Eventually, this will negatively impact USA investors". But we are not planning now any limitations such as shutting down McDonalds.
Washington said on Wednesday it would impose fresh sanctions by the end of August after it determined that Moscow had used a nerve agent against a former Russian agent and his daughter in Britain, sending Russia's rouble currency to a two-year low.
Turkey pledges lira action to calm markets
He also branded interest rates as a "tool of exploitation" which should be kept as low as possible. Erdogan called the tariffs "missiles" in an economic war being waged against Turkey .
Manchester City make Emery suffer in his Premier League debut
City were then nearly gifted a comedic second when Cech's attempted pass to Mustafi rolled past his post and out for a corner. Ederson is expected to replace Claudio Bravo in goal after the Chilean started City's Community Shield win over Chelsea .
Arsenal v Manchester City
Manchester City English Premier League opening weekend featured match in the video below, courtesy of NBC Sports . It seemed the goal might open the floodgates, but Cech was in solid form and kept the score down to just one.
"Of course, the government has no such plans".
Though Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the nation is ready to trade with other partners.
He said: "We are gearing up for trade in national currencies with China, Russia, Iran, Ukraine".
Mr Trump doubled tariffs on Turkish aluminium to 50 percent and steel to 20 percent causing the lira to plummet to a unsafe value.
Turkey also refused to release American pastor Andrew Brunson, arrested on terror charges having been accused of a 2016 coup to overturn the Turkish government.
The 100 came up in just 40 balls, making it the fastest ever CPL T20 century that also contained a record 13 sixes. The rest is history. (2) Trinbago Knight Riders v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots (8pm), Queen's Park Oval.
But he said his son and one of his daughters had become "overly concerned" with the idea of people becoming possessed. Commenting on being named an unindicted co-conspirator, Wahhaj argued he was one of 172 people put on a list by U.S.
Several journalists, including an Austrian public television ORF cameraman, said they were attacked with tear gas by riot police. People shine the lights of their mobile phones during a protest outside the government headquarters in Bucharest .
However, Wanderers will be disappointed it was not more having played against 10 men for the majority of the game. Gray did note that Emery needs time to adjust, but based on that performance Arsenal are way off the pace .
In January, it said it would consolidate its Kansas City, Missouri, plant into its York, Pennsylvania, facility. A really bad move! "Most other companies are coming in our direction, including Harley competitors.
Wade said there is "no clock" on his decision. "If I play the game of basketball this year it will be in a Miami uniform. But there are other things that come into play that I have to talk about and I'm sure UD has to talk about on his own.
Killer whales have been known to carry dead calves for a week, but scientists believe this mother "sets a record". "I am sobbing. After carrying her deceased baby for at least 17 days and 1,000 miles, an orca mother has shown signs of returning to normal.
Le lieu, surnommé la "piscine" et popularisé par la série "Le bureau des légendes", est hautement protégé, classé secret-défense. Il a immédiatement été interpellé et remis au commissariat du XIXe arrondissement où il a été placé en garde à vue.
Rupinder Brar says the annual Perseid meteor shower will be visible Saturday night, early Sunday morning and Sunday night. Others are brighter and can appear to sail across our sky for several seconds, leaving a glowing smoke trail.
The sovereign wealth fund of Saudi Arabia is exploring a way to be a part of taking Tesla private, a Bloomberg report states. Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia was founded to invest on behalf of the government.
CNPC has been active in Iran since 2004, operating in oil, gas and oil-field services, according to the company's website. Terms of the contract have not yet officially changed, though, according to Shana, the oil ministry's official news site.
Manchester City and Arsenal faced off in the final fixture of the opening game week of the new Premier League season as Unai Emery was pitted against Pep Guardiola in his first ever competitive game as Arsenal manager.
Hippo Kills Tourist Who Was Taking Photos by a Lake in Kenya
Two people including a Chinese national were over the weekend killed by hippos in two different incidents in Lake Naivasha. James Omollo told the Star that the foreigner got too close to the animal which turned on him, biting him on the chest.
Caspian states sign landmark legal status convention
The legal status of the Caspian Sea has remained unresolved for almost 30 years since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. Under this binding legislation, any country can access the natural resources in the ocean.
Tiger Woods is making weirdest PGA Championship charge
The Kiwi sits in a tie for 28th at four-under through three rounds after carding a two-under round of 68 on Sunday (NZ time). Woodland's 36-hole score broke the PGA record by one shot, most recently set by Jimmy Walker and Robert Streb at Baltusrol.
Kavanaugh confirmation hearings set to start on September 4
Burck vetted the initial documents from the Bush Library, the documents were sent only to the Senate Judiciary Committee members. And just because it's an election year, it does not mean that Judge Kavanaugh can not - or should not - be confirmed.
Grieving Orca Whale Releases Dead Calf After More Than Two Weeks
But on Saturday experts confirmed she had dropped the calf. "Her tour of grief is now over and her behavior is remarkably frisky". But by the time a team from the Centre for Whale Research arrived to take pictures of the newborn, it sadly was no longer alive.